Whether you want to frame photographs, paintings or objects, this book features a superb range of frames for you to make. Complete with comprehensive guidance on materials and equipment and over 30 projects to guide and inspire, all shown step-by-step in more than 340 color photographs, this is an indispensable book for crafts enthusiasts everywhere.
Split into three chapters, this book begins with Cardboard, Tin, Wire and Paper which explains the basics of picture framing: choosing mounts, using moldings, cutting glass, and fitting up a frame. Projects include a pretty Swirly Mirror and an unusual Bottle Cap Mirror Frame. Next is Fabric, Beads and Flowers, which offers a multitude of ways of decorating frames, such as a Pressed-Leaf Frame and a Padded Silk Picture Frame. Plaster, Clay and Mosaic, are more challenging media, but the end results are stunning. There are many projects to try, from a funky Geometric Clay Frame to a beautiful Mediterranean Mirror. With guidance on materials and equipment and over 30 projects to inspire, this is an indispensable book for craft enthusiasts everywhere.
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